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    Agostini wins international motorcycle race at Brands Hatch.

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    Brands Hatch, Kent.

    SV. Mike Hailwood sitting on his 349 cc Honda motorcycle at start of the Brands Hatch motorcycle race. He is joined by Giacomo Agostini of Italy. Pan, two of them talking. SCU. Mike Hailwood, on the left, chatting to Agostini. SV. Motorcycles on the grid ready for the start. GV. Mass of motorcycles at the start. Pan to back view. GV. Mass of motorcycles coming around bend and up straight, & GV. SV. As motorcycles race past camera. SCU. Pan, two motorcyclists race past into back view. CU. As contestants No 27, No 17, No 5 and No 62 race around bend. LV. Pan. SV. Pan, No 18. SV. Pan, No 15. SV. Pan, No 3. Agostini well in the lead. LV. Motorcyclists racing towards camera. CU. Pan, motorcyclists at speed. SCU. Pan No 3, Agostini, as he races past camera. LV. Agostini wins the race. CU. Man holding chequered flag as two more bikes race past him. SV. Agostini having wreath put over his head by Bob Simpson of the Evening News.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    4K at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:25:00 / 01:30:43:00

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  1. Unknown user says

    The race was called the "International Race of the South".

    It was held on 9 October 1966.

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